In Cain I Trust17-06-2019

When writing about wine, everything digital is your best friend–right after a spittoon. A lightweight laptop, or in a pinch, the mobile, armed with either Google Keep for quick notes or Excel for longer tastings... more>

Continuum: How the Mondavis pressed on14-05-2018

One of the grandest of sagas that took place in Napa Valley during the 20th century was the split between the original Mondavi brothers of Robert and Peter. Many a wine drinker will know the... more>

Banhoek Valley’s Zorgvielt26-10-2011

The feeling often comes over you when visiting wineries around Cape Town that as you drift from one to another, they’re all in some form of competition to be established in the most incredible settings... more>